NewsVoir SahilOnline, Leading news portal from Coastal Karnataka, bringing you latest updates from the Coast, State, Nation and the World, in Kannada, Urdu and English. NewsVoir THE REGREEN CHENNAI - A Movement for Reviving Green Cover of the City Inaugurated Today About 1 lakh well grown saplings to be planted before the oncoming monsoon KUBE to Launch in Mumbai With its urban, kitschy interiors Mumbai’s newest bar and lounge, KUBE, has a lot going for it. With KUBE, CRE8 Enterttainment & Hospittality Pvt. Ltd. bring a quirky and happening bar that encapsulates the essence of Bombay city. The concept of KUBE is to provide an entertainment, clubbing, social as well as party joint and restaurant venue at Andheri Link Road - the most happening part of Mumbai. The establishment will provide Mumbai’s famous, sports-mad party lounge bar and club with the liveliest, biggest and best party in town! Dhinchak Pooja Becomes India’s Latest Online Viral Sensation Her youtube channel attracts an average viewership of 2.65 million views per month The Trailer of Much Awaited Film Yeh Hai India Launched The trailer of the much talked about film Yeh Hai India was launched today. The movie has been making buzz for the last few months, especially after the launch of its motion poster. Yeh Hai India has also been to the prestigious Cannes Film Festival. Launches a New Campaign for Car Insurance, India’s largest insurance website and comparison portal, has launched a new advertising campaign with the tagline “Policybazaar pe compare karke car insurance khareedo aur Rs. 8000 tak bachao” (compare and buy car insurance on policybazaar, and save upto Rs. 8000). The campaign aims to highlight that spending 3 minutes on comparing insurance plans of all leading companies on can help get the best deal, and saving of a significant amount of money. The month-long campaign is designed by the in-house team of and executed by K Silent Productions. The TV campaign will go on air on 8 July, 2017. Magniflex Unveils Anti-snoring Mattress, Magni SmarTech, in India Magniflex, Italy’s largest and most innovative mattress company brings the revolutionary technology in Sleep in India as they unveils anti-snoring mattress, Magni SmarTech, the smartest mattress in India. Diana Hayden to be the Face of Real Estate Project Estilo Patio in Goa Estilo Patio in association with Mini Homes have signed former Miss World Diana Hayden as the brand ambassador and face of their high end luxury brand. It is important for any brand to be able to bring on board the perfect brand ambassador for their product who will be able to connect their individuality with the brand and eventually attract customers. One such perfect match is the pair of celebrity Diana Hayden and Estilo Patio, a flagship project by Estilo Moderno Realty. HGS Ties up with Jaldhaara Foundation to Provide Clean Drinking Water to Underserved Communities in Bengaluru Hinduja Global Solutions Limited (HGS) (Listed on NSE & BSE, India) has tied up with Jaldhaara Foundation to provide access to safe and clean drinking water to underserved communities in Bengaluru. Through this tie-up, HGS will set up three WaterHealth centers in the city by August 2017, with the first being inaugurated at Hosur Road, Bengaluru today. World Animal Protection Report Reveals Exploitation of Thousands of Elephants in Asian Countries, Including India Countries in Asia, including India, continue to grow the captive elephant industry for elephant rides and performances to meet irresponsible tourist demands. Tata Trusts Aids Data Driven Governance in Select Districts of Andhra Pradesh, Maharashtra, Odisha and Jharkhand Launches data - dashboards for MPs and gram panchayats to strengthen the Village Development Plans in Balasore after Vijayawada, Chandrapur and West Singhbum Chintels Announces Completion of housing project Chintels Paradiso Chintels India Ltd. (CIL) a real estate development company in the process of developing over 600 acres of self-owned prime land in and around Dwarka Expressway bordering and including Delhi, announced the completion and commencement of handover of its first development ‘Chintels Paradiso’ a group housing project in Sec 109, New Gurgaon. Chintels Paradiso is the foremost project of Chintels Metropolis, which is spread across 3 premium sectors of New Gurgaon Sectors 109, 108 and 106. These new residential sectors, bordering Dwarka are being promoted as the next and hottest real estate destinations due to their close vicinity to Delhi and IGI airport. Explore Europe like Harry and Sejal with Cox & Kings Bollywood fans, after watching a film, always fancy about visiting the beautiful foreign locales where the movie is shot. Cox and Kings, a leading leisure and education travel group with operations in 22 countries, has introduced a special romantic trail to Europe based on the film Jab Harry met Sejal. The package has been announced well in advance before the release of the film which is slated to release on 4th Aug 2017. The tour is a bunch of exquisite experiences at some of the most beautiful and charming destinations in Europe such as Prague, Budapest and Amsterdam. Here’s a chance for the Bollywood lovers to visit the beautiful locales even before the movie hits the theatres as the first departure of the tour is scheduled on 31st July 2017. 3rd Edition of Ashok Leyland ‘India Bus Awards’ to be Held in Hyderabad India's most coveted & prestigious awards for excellence in the Bus Industry - Ashok Leyland India Bus Awards 2017 is back with its third edition to honour the spirit of innovation in the entire bus ecosystem. TCS Wins ‘Best Supplier’Award from Ericsson Tata Consultancy Services (BSE: 532540, NSE: TCS), a leading global IT services, consulting and business solutions organization, has been recognized with the prestigious “Best Supplier” award in Technical Consultancy by Ericsson, a world leader in communications technology and services. Tata Motors Slashes Prices of its Passenger Vehicles, Post GST; Passes Benefits to its Customers Commenting on the price reduction, Mr. Mayank Pareek, President, Passenger Vehicles Business Unit, Tata Motors, said, “We whole-heartedly welcome the initiative by the Union Government for introducing GST thereby bringing in one uniform tax across the country. This will enhance the ease of doing business and usher in a new era for the economy in general and especially, for the automotive industry. Following the roll out of GST, we have decided to pass on the entire benefit to our customers. We are offering a price reduction of upto 12% ranging between INR. 3300 and INR. 217000 depending on the model and variant. With a strong focus to encourage positive buying sentiments, we have taken this step." Tamil Nadu Minister Thiru K. A. Sengottaiyan to Inaugurate Rajapalayam Kuwait Raja Marathon on 9th July 2017 at Rajapalayam An event approved by Tamil Nadu Athletic Association Fortify your Immune this Monsoon with Yakult’s Globally Acclaimed Lactobacillus Casei Strain Shirota (LcS) Long drives, gusty winds, jumping in puddles and enjoying savouries can be anybody’s longing desire to enjoy the monsoon.  However, monsoon also marks the onset of diarrhoea, food poisoning, common cold and cough and allergies that can ruin your day and spoil the celebrations. Taking quick fixes with pills and home remedies further aggravate health issues. Mr. Manish Jaiswal Joins as New MD & CEO of Magma Housing Finance; Will also Lead the Magma SME Business Mr. Manish Jaiswal, a BFSI Industry veteran has joined as the MD & CEO – Magma Housing Finance Limited. Mr. Jaiswal replaces Mr. Sachin Khandelwal who had stepped down to pursue interests outside the group. Mr. Jaiswal in his new profile will also hold the additional charge of heading Magma’s SME Business. Regen Ortho Sport Facility Launched Regenexx, the world’s most advanced stem cell procedures for treating orthopedic conditions and sports injuries has entered in Mumbai. This is there second branch in Asia. It would offer two stem cell procedures using imaging and interventional orthopaedic techniques to non-surgically repair and regenerate.The first one is a same-day procedure where stem cells are harvested, isolated and re-implanted on the same day. The second one is blood-derived plasma-rich platelet procedure. They would help athletes and non-athletes overcome early, mild, moderate ortho problems in a way that is devoid of surgery. The University of Warwick (UK) and The British School New Delhi Continue their Ground Breaking Collaboration: Delhi Warwick Summer School 2017 Concludes with Massive Response from Across the Country Delhi Warwick Summer School 2017, a special learning programme for the students has successfully concluded with students from all over the country participating to make most of this unique learning opportunity. This was the third chapter of this annual event: a collaborative effort between The British School and The University of Warwick (UK). PM Modi Released Coffee Table Book & Presented the First Copy to President of India on President Pranab Mukherjee - A Statesman The Hon’ble Prime Minister of India Shri Narendra Modi inaugurated and released a coffee table book titled - "President Pranab Mukherjee - A Statesman Photographed And Curated by Varun Joshi" and presented the first copy to the President of India, Shri Pranab Mukherjee, at the yellow drawing room, Rashtrapati Bhavan. Shri Narendra Modi and President Pranab Mukherjee congratulated and complimented the ace photographer Varun Joshi for the wonderful work. The book launch ceremony was attended by many eminent leaders like Arun Jaitley, LK Advani, Prakash Javadekar, Maneka Gandhi, Rajat Sharma and many others bureaucrats from all walks of life. Phoenix Marketcity Presents Musical Outing this Weekend Band Name: No Treble  Ashwini Bhave Karuna Master in Reiki Launches Samini Healing Centre in Gurgaon Ashwini and Samini Healing Centre which has just been launched in Gurgaon are dedicated to helping individuals deal with issues, such as troubled relationships, releasing negative energy/blockages, pain reduction/elimination, managing weight loss, fertility, infertility, and pregnancy-related issues, anxiety, depression, accelerated surgical recovery, ADD, ADHD, emotional balance, self-esteem and mental clarity. For many and with little surprise, reiki is a spiritual experience. Each session lasts for one and a half to two hours and as the healer channels positive energy in to the body, those who have experienced it unanimously speak of a warm gush that flows through the body relaxing it. There is little doubt regarding the growing demand for this sort of an understanding, especially in India as we transition into an age where technology gains precedence. To understand ourselves and to deal with issues at the basic cellular level, many come seeking reiki and the special healing it offers. Vodafone and WhatsApp to Empower Customers to Chat In Language of their Choice One of the top telecom operators to promote and educate customers about the local language feature Former EVP of Canon India Dr. Alok Bharadwaj Launches CreoVate Transformations and Consulting Former Canon India EVP-COO & later head of Canon Asia Strategy centre in Singapore that overlooks 23 countries, Dr. Alok Bharadwaj who has over 30 years of experience in leading business operations, transformational practices, strategy architectures, Organisational excellence and building future capabilities, has announced the launch of his personal venture CreoVate (a portmanteau of create and innovate). This development comes with his departure from Japanese major Canon after 16 years of stay. Jugnoo Turns EBITDA Positive, on Track for INR 70 Crores Annual Net Revenue Jugnoo, India’s leading hyper local startup, offering a diverse range of services like Rides, Ready to Eat Meals, Restaurant Food Delivery, Grocery and B2B Delivery, becomes the first ever company in on-demand space to turn cash flow positive with profitability on an EBITDA basis. The big announcement from Jugnoo comes at a time when most industry players are burning enormous amount of cash for customer acquisition. Anuj Puri's ANAROCK Appoints Rahul Yadav as Chief Product & Technology Officer ANAROCK Property Consultants, which prominent real estate industry stalwart Anuj Puri launched last month, today announced that it has appointed's co-founder and ex-CEO Rahul Yadav as Chief Product & Technology Officer. MAX Presents ELITE MODEL LOOK 2017 Max Fashion, the country's largest fashion forward brand and Elite, global talent management company, are back with ‘Elite Model Look 2017’. Indian Bank Extends its Social Presence to Instagram With a vision to reach prospective audience and connect with the younger generation, Indian Bank joins Instagram - @myindianbank. TCS Recognized as a Leader in BI Platform Implementation Services by Independent Research Firm Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), (BSE: 532540, NSE: TCS) a leading global IT services, consulting and business solutions organization, today announced that it has been positioned asa leader among Business Intelligence (BI) Platform Implementation Service Providers by Forrester Research, Inc., a leading independent research company, in their report,“The Forrester WaveTM: Business Intelligence Platform Implementation Service Providers, Q2 2017.” Theweightmonitor (TWM) Reaches a Strong Customer Base in 175 Cities Worldwide; Aims to Expand in 250 Cities by Next Year Theweightmonitor (TWM), Delhi-based startup and India’s first fully online weight management portal announces that it has reached a strong customer base in 175 cities worldwide. The company is providing services of a Personal Nutritionist and highly tailored weight loss solutions. It has set a target of expanding its footprints in 250 cities across the globe by next year. Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas & Co. Advises in Blackstone and Mphasis in Raising USD 500 MN Funds Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas advised Blackstone (Marble II Pte. Limited, which is the promoter of Mphasis Limited, a listed Indian company) as to matters of Indian law, in relation to the USD 500 Million high-yield bond offering (issuance of 5.30% senior notes due 2022 (‘Bonds’)) by Marble II Pte. Limited (‘Marble II’). The Bonds issued by Marble II are listed on the Singapore Exchange. Aksh Optifibre Limited Honoured for 3rd Consecutive Year by Govt. of Rajasthan with the Prestigious Bhamashah Award Aksh Optifibre Limited (AOL), the leading Indian manufacturer of Optical Fibre, Optical Fibre Cables, Fibre Reinforced Composites and a major e-Governance service provider was recently honoured with the prestigious Bhamashah Award for its stellar contributions in the development of Education in Bhiwadi and Reengus, Rajasthan. Farmstays in Karjat are the New Monsoon Getaway Hotspot for the People of Mumbai Mumbai got relief from the record breaking summer temperature with the arrival of monsoon recently. As the city gears up to have a good shower this full season, the citizens of Mumbai have started planning their holidays. An independent survey conducted with travel enthusiast and travel bloggers from Mumbai revealed that Karjat is the top choice for people planning weekend getaways this monsoon. The results of the survey also showed that people chose farmstays and homestays over spending time in a luxurious hotel. Antraweb Will Work Post Midnight too on 1st July to Address Customer Queries on GST Antraweb Technologies Pvt. Ltd., a master Tally partner had taken an initiative of training around 10,000 people on Goods and Services Tax (GST). Today, at 12 midnight the ringing bell at the central parliamentary hall will see GST launched in front of the President, The Prime Minister. And suddenly on 1st July everything will change for a businessman as far as taxation goes. The excise, service tax, Vat. Etc will be replaced by a single tax GST. The business environment with become boundary less with CST, Octroi and entry tax removed. There will be lot of impact on financial and logistics strategy of a company. The large companies have been doing impact analysis since more than a year and are more than ready. But the actual implementation which has to reflect in their ERP seems difficult and lot of them will not start their operation only after 5th July having already closed delivery since 25th June, in some cases before. U-Dictionary App Gets Multitasking for other Apps, Adds Floating Bubble Translation NetEase, the World’s No. 2 App Developer, recently announced that its U-Dictionary app is introducing multitasking with other apps. Last month, U-Dictionary enabled users to get instant translation for any of the 12 Major Indian languages in a popup window by just copying a sentence or word inside any other app. U-Dictionary app now also allows users to enable floating bubbles so that users can simply press the floating icon to see the translation after copying text while browsing, messaging or using any other app. Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas & Co. Advises in Relation to INR 2500 Crore Qualified Institutional Placement (QIP) of Federal Bank Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas advised the book running lead managers as to Indian law, in relation to the INR 2500 Crore QIP of the Federal Bank Limited (‘Federal Bank’). Citigroup Global Markets India Private Limited, Deutsche Equities India Private Limited, IIFL Holdings Limited and Kotak Mahindra Capital Company Limited, were the book running lead managers (BRLMs) to the Issue.  Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas & Co Advises in Relation to the INR 1741 Crore IPO of Eris Lifesciences Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas acted as the legal counsel as to Indian law to Eris Lifesciences Limited (Issuer Company) and to Botticelli (an Investor Selling Shareholder, which is an affiliate of ChrysCapital) in the Initial Public Offering (IPO) of Eris Lifesciences Limited. Eris Lifesciences is the youngest Indian pharmaceutical company to list its Equity Shares on the Stock Exchanges. It is engaged in developing, manufacturing and commercializing branded pharmaceutical products in select therapeutic areas within the chronic and acute categories of the Indian pharmaceutical market, such as: cardiovascular; anti-diabetics; vitamins; gastroenterology; and anti-invectives. Its focus primarily has been on developing products in the chronic and acute category which are linked to lifestyle related disorders Zeta Picks up Stake in ZingHR Zeta, a fintech pioneer in digitised employee benefits solutions, has made a equity investment in ZingHR, a cloud services provider, for an undisclosed amount. ZingHR will also now offer its clients Zeta’s digital employee benefits solutions such as meal vouchers, paperless claims for medical, LTA, fuel, mobile and so on. Yes Bank Adjudged ‘Best Trade Finance Bank in India’ at The Asian Banker Transaction Banking Awards 2017 Yes Bank, India’s fourth largest private sector Bank, has been adjudged as the ‘Best Trade Finance Bank in India’ at The Asian Banker Transaction Banking Awards 2017. Yes Bank was assessed on the basis of its ability to meet business requirements of the clients through tailor-made trade finance solutions, complimented by state of the art digital platforms, thereby attaining outstanding growth in its trade business. Ministry of Tourism Releases ‘Compendium on Guidelines for Ayush Facilities’ The Ministry of Tourism has released the ‘Compendium on Guidelines for Ayush Facilities’ here today. The National Medical & Wellness Tourism Board under the chairmanship of Minister for Tourism Dr. Mahesh Sharma has been repeatedly stressing on the need for benchmarking of facilities offered by the various service providers in the field of Medical and Wellness Tourism on the basis of globally accepted standards. The constant endeavour of the Ministry of Tourism has been to promote institutions and processes that have achieved such standards in order to provide excellence in service quality. On the demand from the industry and stakeholders including Ministry of Tourism; the National Accreditation Board for Hospitals and Healthcare Providers (NABH) has brought out accreditation standards and guidelines for AYUSH facilities in the country including Wellness Centres and Panchkarma clinics that are used by tourists. Online Test Prep Startup, Oliveboard Crosses 1 Million Users in India Michael & Susan Dell Foundation funded Oliveboard achieved a major milestone crossing 1 million registered users on its platform. Very few edtech companies manage a reach of over 1 million users and Oliveboard has managed this within just few years of its launch. The company offers courses in both English & Hindi and has a majority of its users coming from Tier 2 & 3 cities of India. The company delivers its courses on both PC & Mobile and its Android mobile app for over 20 exams across MBA, Banking & Government Job exam categories. Moglix Launches Green GST - an Affordable SAAS Based Technology Tool to Empower the USD300 Billion Manufacturing Segment in India Green GST solution to be offered free of cost during 30 day trial period, thereafter, it will be available at a subsidized cost for upto 2400 invoices a year for a MSME and companies with turnover upto USD 4 Million Chowman Awarded for “Best Foreign Cuisine Restaurant of the Year-Chinese” & Oudh 1590 for “Best Theme Based Restaurant of the Year” Chowman Chain of Restaurants, and Oudh 1590, Kolkata has been awarded for the “Best Foreign cuisine restaurant of the year – Chinese” and “Best Themed Restaurant of the year” respectively at the Indian Restaurant Awards 2017 – East Edition. The restaurants have consistently been among the top restaurants in the city serving the best quality food and catering to customers’ satisfaction and requirements. Huawei Demonstrates 5G-Based Remote Driving with China Mobile and SAIC Motor Today at Mobile World Congress Shanghai 2017, China Mobile, SAIC Motor and Huawei Technologies jointly demoed the world's first 5G-based remote driving technology with a consumer car. Their demonstration verified the high-bandwidth, low-latency potential in C-band frequency, laying a foundation for future development of connected smart vehicles. This demo marks an important milestone in improving the reliability of autonomous and driverless vehicles, and also a major step forward in commercial application. Clovia Launches Beachwear for Women in India Clovia, India’s fastest growing lingerie brand has launched its new collection of beach/resort wear perfect for the summer holiday season. The collection features an array of beach dresses, sarongs, kimono cover-ups etc. in fun, flirty, comfy and flowy fits going with the theme. TCS Acclaimed Among Achievers 50 Most Engaged Workplaces™ in the US and Canada Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), (BSE: 532540, NSE: TCS) a leading global IT services, consulting and business solutions organization, today announced its recognition as one of the Achievers 50 Most Engaged Workplaces™ in North America. The annual award, issued by Achievers, an industry leading provider of employee recognition and engagement solutions, commends top employers that display leadership and innovation in engaging their workforces. WittyFeed Revamps its Brand Identity; to Increase Affinity within Targeted Audience WittyFeed, World’s second largest and India's largest content marketing company, has rebranded itself and launched a new user interface. The brand also relaunched its logo, tagline and its look and feel keeping the new vision and brand philosophy in mind. WittyFeed, as a platform has been a pioneer in creating content that is engaging, interactive and has helped various brands by its subtle integration, allowing them to reach its target audience in the best possible formats. SBI Mutual Fund Completes 30 Years of Inception on 29th June 2017 SBI Mutual Fund, the 5th largest (by AAUMs) asset management company in the country would be the first Indian Mutual Fund Company to complete 30 years of successful operations on Thursday, June 29, 2017. SBI Mutual Fund was the first bank sponsored Mutual Fund to have been registered under SEBI. Vodafone Partners HMD Global; Rolls out Exciting Data Offers to Empower Customers to Make the Most of their New Nokia Smartphones Vodafone India, one of India’s leading telecommunications service providers, partners with HMD Global for their newly launched Nokia Android smartphones. Vodafone invites all customers buying the recently launched range of smartphones – Nokia 6, Nokia 5, and Nokia 3 to experience its Data strong network with its exciting offers. CASHe Leads in the Fin-tech Based Personal Lending Business with over 25,000 Customers and 100 Crores Worth Loans Disbursed in 1 Year Fastest to reach 100 crores in loan disbursement in just over a year of operations. Making CASHe the leading and fastest growing loan giving app in the fin-tech based personal lending space Cash Suvidha Emerges as a Financial Lifeline for Indian Entrepreneurs In an endeavor to ease out the immediate fund requirements of entrepreneurs, who are starved of institutional credit, Cash Suvidha is increasingly becoming a popular platform for hassle free unsecured loans. Known to be one of India’s fastest growing Fintech company, Cash Suvidha has been actively giving a hand to start – ups, SMEs, MSMEs, Personal Loan and women entrepreneurs for an unsecured funding amount up to Rs. 3 Lakhs, a secured loan upto 10 lakhs and a loan of Rs. 50,000 for those looking at setting up any kind of income generation avenues. HDFC ERGO Joins Hands with Utkarsh Small Finance Bank to Offer General Insurance Products to the Bank’s Customers HDFC ERGO General Insurance Company, India’s third largest non-life insurance provider in the private sector, and Utkarsh Small Finance Bank have signed a corporate agency agreement for the distribution of General Insurance products through the Bank’s network of branches across the country. Vodafone Red Brings You Netflix for Your On-The-Go Entertainment Needs; Gifts upto 1 Year Subscription Vodafone India, one of India’s leading telecommunications service providers, has partnered with Netflix, the world’s leading Internet television network, to exclusively offer Vodafone Red customers a Netflix subscription of up to one year on select Red Plans. Netflix offers a wide variety of critically-acclaimed Netflix original TV shows including Narcos, House of Cards and The Crown, as well as films, documentaries and original stand-up comedy specials including Vir Das: Abroad Understanding and the upcoming Things They Wouldn’t Let Me Say by Aditi Mittal.  With More Service Providers On Board, Tapp Me's On-demand Service Model Expands its Reach Reported 33% growth in Technicians’ enrolment on monthly basis i2iFunding Emerges as the First P2P Lending Player to offset Principal Losses of Investors Indian P2P Lending industry is in the nascent stage of development. While many players try to attract investors by offering high-interest rates and leave them in the lurch in the case of defaults, i2iFunding walks the talk by making first payment from the Principal Protection Fund and reiterates its commitment to shore up investors’ confidence. Pushpanjali Realms and Infratech Sets IPO at a Fixed Price of Rs. 55/- Per Equity Share - Including Premium of Rs. 45/- Per Equity Share Pushpanjali Realms and Infratech Limited, which is engaged in real estate development in Dehradun, Uttarakhand, is entering the capital market with its initial public offering. The issue, which will open on June 27, 2017 and will close on June 30, 2017. Natya – Festival of Indian Classical Dance at Phoenix Marketcity NATYA is an umbrella term for various codified art forms rooted in Indian Classical Dance, the sacred Indian musical theatre styles, whose theory can be traced back to the 400 BC. NATYA would be the largest Dance event in this season in Bengaluru and also a unique festival of variety of Dance Performance in public spaces. Maharishi University Students Strike Big & Bring Glory at Data Science Contest Maharishi University of Information Technology, NOIDA celebrated the stellar performance of its students in the recently held Techgig Code Gladiators 2017 contest in Bangalore. The university students, Nakul Sai & Vaibhav Nellore studying in Masters of Data Science won in the category of Big Data Analytics & were awarded the title of ‘The Domain Marshall’ at an event in Sheraton, Bangalore. Anuj Puri Launches ANAROCK Property Consultants Residential Brokerage, Fund & Investment Platform Anuj Puri, Former Chairman & Country Head of International Property Consultancy JLL India, today announced the launch of ANAROCK Property Consultants Pvt. Ltd., essentially rebranding JLL's erstwhile residential brokerage business which he acquired earlier this year. Simultaneously, Puri announced the Firm’s real estate investment and fund platform, which will invest INR 300 crore in Residential real estate projects. KNOCKONWOOD Wins the Best Design Stall for RR Decor at Heimtextil 2017 KNOCKONWOOD, a leading furniture brand announced that it has won the prestigious Best Stall Design Award for RR Decor, one of India’s leading textile designers and exporters at the renowned Heimtextil 2017 held recently in Delhi from 20-22 June 2017 at Pragati Maidan which saw over 180 companies participate from around the world. Students of Chennais Amirta to Visit Malaysia on a Free Educational Trip As many as 150 students have been awarded a free trip to Malaysia by Chennais Amirta International Institute of Hotel Management, a leading name in hospitality education and winner of `AWARD OF EXCELLENCE’ from the hands of Hon’ble President of India. BNI India Spreads its Wings to Over Seventy Cities US-based BNI, World’s largest and most successful business networking organization widens its reach across the country, through its participation in Master Franchise Show 2017, taking place in New Delhi on June 24 & 25. Present across 71 countries worldwide, Business Network International (BNI) aims at spreading roots to various states and regions across India, thereby fostering the growth of entrepreneurship and business through networking. BNI opens doors for the more than 40 cities across India to open Regional Franchise as well as Sub Franchises. Maersk ME1 Service Calls APM Terminals Pipavav The 10,100 TEU capacity Maersk Gibraltar arrived at APM Terminals Pipavav on June 16th, marking both the first call of Maersk Line’s ME1 Service to the facility and a new record for the largest vessel ever to call Pipavav Port. The newly added weekly loop linking Europe, the  Middle East and India provides direct connections to Pipavav with Salalah, Oman; Jeddah, Saudi Arabia; Port Tangier, Morocco;  Felixstowe, UK; Antwerp, Belgium; Bremerhaven and Wilhelmshaven, Germany; Rotterdam, The Netherlands; Algeciras, Spain; Aqaba, Jordan and ebel Ali, in the UAE. The 337-meter long Maersk Gibraltar loaded cargoes of refrigerated agricultural products and iron castings for export. Exclusive Offers on Data and Entertainment from Vodafone Available on OnePlus5 Smartphone Live the OnePlus5 experience at select Vodafone Stores in Delhi and Bengaluru Parry Nutraceuticals and Synthite Industries Forge Partnership for Extraction of Phycocyanin Parry Nutraceuticals (a division of EID Parry and part of the Murugappa Group) has forged a partnership with Synthite Industries, to apply proprietary patented technologies for extraction of Phycocyanin, a natural blue pigment found in Spirulina. UCWeb Data Traffic Report: Cricket-related Content Consumption Soars 230% in 2017; Virat Kohli Most Popular Player Consumption of Cricket-related content exceeded 0.75 billion on UCWeb Platforms - UC News and UC Browser, for the latest edition of IPL 2017 and the recently-concluded ICC Champions Trophy 2017. This is according to a data report, titled Insights into India’s Cricket Frenzy, released by UCWeb, a business within Alibaba Mobile Business Group. More than 50% of the country’s population logged on to the UCWeb platforms over the last 3 months for cricket scores and updates. Infosys Finacle Wins Four International Banking Excellence Awards Infosys Finacle, jointly with its clients, has won four awards for banking technology excellence by The Asian Banker. The awards stand testimony to Infosys Finacle’s new age digital banking solutions and implementation excellence that powers digital transformation strategy of banks across 94 countries. Yeh Hai India Slated to Release on August 4, New Poster Out The patriotic film, Yeh Hai India today launched a brand new poster and also announced that the movie will be releasing on August 4, 2017. The release date for the movie was announced by General V. K. Singh at a private function in New Delhi where he also saw the movie. Policy Specialist & Global Business Lawyer Hemant Batra Joins the Leadership & Expert Team of Not for Profit Goeman Bind HTO Goeman Bind HTO, an international not for profit Think Tank and Research Advisory, announced the joining of globally acclaimed policy specialist & corporate lawyer Mr. Hemant Batra. Batra will provide consultancy services in policy and legislation matters relating to Economics, Corporate Governance, Crisis Management for Corporate Boards and Officers, Environmental Regime & Resources, Financial Institutions, Politics and Strategy, Technology and Science, Communications Law, Investment Funds, Investment Management, Mergers and Acquisitions, Private Equity, Protection of Child Rights, Energy, Environment and Climate. He will also be responsible for hiring Scholars from across the globe with diverse specializations for Think Tank’s Research Team. Currently, he is also undertaking an international project undertaken by the Think Tank pertaining to Child Labour migration. Aircel Launches Incredible Offer on its Website and App; Lucky Customer to Get Upto 20 Times the Recharge Value Tapping the increasing trend of customers choosing to recharge their phones online or through apps, Aircel, one of the leading innovative telecom brands in India, has launched an incredible talk time offer for its customers today. The offer provides an opportunity to a customer to win 20 times the recharge value through a simple recharge on Aircel Website/Msiteor through the App. Tata Power’s Strategic Engineering Division (Tata Power SED) Wins a Prestigious Pilot Project Order from Ministry of Home Affairs for Supply of Comprehensive Integrated Border Management System (CIBMS Tata Power’s Strategic Engineering Division (Tata Power SED) has received an Order for a pilot project from, Ministry of Home Affairs, Govt. of India for the supply of, Comprehensive Integrated Border Management System (CIBMS) to Border Security Force (BSF). This Order is an initial phase of the larger Border Management project of Ministry of Home Affairs to enable round the clock surveillance of Indian Borders and to ensure every inch of Area of Interest is kept under vigil by our forces. TCS Named as One of America’s Civic 50 Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), (BSE: 532540, NSE: TCS) a leading global IT services, consulting and business solutions organization, was recognized in The Civic 50 as one of America’s 50 most community-minded companies by Points of Light, the world’s largest organization dedicated to volunteer service. The Civic 50 provides a national standard for superior corporate citizenship and showcases how companies can use their time, skills and other resources to improve the quality of life in the communities where they do business and drive noticeable change. OPPLE Launches Another Pair of Extraordinary LED Lights – The Flood Light EcoMax II & the SpotLight HJ Two new advanced and unique lights Dr. Mahesh Sharma Chairs 3rd Meeting of National Medical and Wellness Tourism Board The Third Meeting of the National Medical and Wellness Tourism Board was held today under the chairmanship of Dr. Mahesh Sharma, Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Tourism and Culture here today. The meeting was attended by the Secretary, Ministry of Tourism Smt. Rashmi Verma, other senior government officials and members of the Board comprising of stakeholders in the travel and hospitality industry and experts in the field of Medical and Wellness Tourism as well as other systems of Indian Medicine. Union Minister Rajiv Pratap Rudy Announces his Plan to get AICTE Recognition for ITI Trained Technicians at BW Businessworld’s HR Conclave Union Minister of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship, Rajiv Pratap Rudy said, “That his ministry is working towards getting AICTE recognition for Industrial Training Institutes (ITIs) trained technicians. Minister was speaking at the BW Businessworld’s HR Conclave, organised the media house to launch their latest magazine." Colgate Scholarship Offer - A Small Step Towards Your Child’s Bright Future Colgate-Palmolive India Limited, the market leader in Oral Care in India, has launched its annual Colgate Scholarship Offer. As a part of this limited-edition offer, valid till July 31, 2017, Colgate is offering more than 300 scholarships worth more than Rs. 52 lacs, to help children take small yet meaningful steps in fulfilling their dreams. FCA India Opens Pre-bookings for the Jeep Compass in Mumbai Online bookings open at FCA India Opens Pre-bookings for the Jeep Compass in Delhi/NCR Online bookings open at Retail Banking Study Highlights Digital Disruption Retail banking has long been a tech-intensive industry. However, a new study from the Clayton Christensen Institute for Disruptive Innovation, in collaboration with Tata Consultancy Services (BSE: 532540, NSE: TCS), examines the competitive impact of recent digitized banking products and services and how “FinTech” providers – having few similarities to traditional banks – are attacking virtually every product category in banking. Upgrade to Vodafone 4G Free of Cost & Get 4GB Free Data in a Mega / Meru / Easy Cab in Delhi NCR Vodafone Delhi-NCR, has tied up with Meru, Easy and Mega cabs to assist commuters to upgrade their existing SIM card to a faster & superior 4G SIM. Vodafone has refurbished nearly 500 cabs into 4G SIM mobile dispensers for a faster and superior 4G SIM. Cox & Kings partners with Tubelight to launch 'Pose Karo, Tubelight se Milo' contest It’s time to celebrate as Superstar Salman Khan’s new film Tubelight is set to release on 23rd June. Joining the celebrations is Cox & Kings which has partnered with Tubelight to launch `Pose Karo, Tubelight se Milo’ contest. The lucky winners stand a chance to live their fan moment of meeting Salman Khan. Vodafone Business Services Recognized as ‘Enterprise Telecom Service Provider of the Year - SMB Segment’ and M-Pesa as ‘Telecom Mobile Wallet of the Year’ at Frost & Sullivan India Digital Transformat Frost & Sullivan India Digital Transformation Awards 2017 has recognized Vodafone Business Services as Enterprise Telecom Service Provider of the Year - SMB Segment (second year in a row) and M-Pesa as the Telecom Mobile Wallet of the Year. Tata Consultancy Services a Leader and Star Performer in Life Sciences IT Application Services by Everest Group Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), (BSE: 532540, NSE: TCS) a leading global IT services, consulting and business solutions organization, has been recognized as a Leader and Star Performer for Life Sciences IT Application Services by leading advisory and research firm, Everest Group, in its report, “Life Sciences – IT Application Services Providers PEAK Matrix™ Assessment 2017.”   IVCA Successfully Hosted its 2nd Real Estate and Infrastructure Conference The Indian Private Equity & Venture Capital Association (IVCA) successfully hosted its 2nd Real Estate and Infrastructure Conference at Four Seasons, Mumbai to analyse in-depth perspective by Industry’s top players. The event was graced by Mr. Anuj Ranjan, Country Head – India, Brookfield Asset Management, alongside, industry stalwarts and esteemed speakers including Mr. Neel Raheja, Group President, K. Raheja Group, K. Sriniwasan. Chief Executive Office, Kotak Realty Fund, M.K. Sinha, Managing Partner & CEO, IDFC Alternatives limited and other were present at the conference. The audience was a powerful blend of PE & VC community leaders and prominent knowledge leaders of the industry. Volkswagen Unveils the New Polo GT with a Campaign by DDB Mudra West Volkswagen, Europe’s largest carmaker, recently launched the limited edition of the most popular carline Polo GT - The Polo GT Sport. The new Polo GT Sport is equipped with a host of exterior and interior updates, giving it a sporty and dynamic appearance. UTI Equity Fund- 25 Years of Wealth Creation and Prosperity Declares Tax-Free Dividend of 28% UTI Equity Fund was launched in May 1992 and has completed 25 years of Wealth Creation. The Scheme has withstood the changing weather of the Indian economy, from liberalization to digitization. Doutzen Kroes Wears a Platinum Elephant Brooch at “Save The Elephants” Event At the recently held “Save The Elephants” event at Kesington Palace, the glamorous supermodel Doutzen Kroes adorned a classic Platinum Elephant Brooch by Tiffany & Co". Platinum Guild International is pleased to share that leading jewellery brands like “Tiffany & Co.” choose to style the A-listed celebrities in rare and enduring platinum. Diets Rich in Polyunsaturated Fats May Alter Appetite Hormones Among Millennials New published research shows millennials (ages 18-35) who regularly consume foods that contain polyunsaturated fats (PUFAs), such as walnuts, salmon and canola oil, may experience favorable changes in appetite hormones associated with hunger and satiety.1 Specific hormones in the body help control appetite. Some hormones are responsible for signaling the body to eat, whereas others tell the body it’s full, or satiated. Research is exploring how foods may reduce hunger or increase satiety by influencing these hormones. These types of hormonal changes could ultimately play a role in achieving optimal body weight. Prodeb Introduces Advanced Belgian Technology Micro-Brewery Equipment in India Chennai-based Prodeb Brewery, one of the largest and most advanced microbrewery equipment manufacturers in India, has launched in the states of Karnataka, Odisha and West Bengal the state-of-the-art Micro Brewery Equipment developed on advanced Belgian Technology, suitable for producing hand-crafted beers of superior and authentic taste. Garodia International Centre for Learning Mumbai Launches #MyDadMyHero Campaign Garodia International Centre for Learning Mumbai (GICLM) has launched #MyDadMyHero campaign in lieu of Father's Day on the 18th June 2017. As a part of the campaign, a 4 minute short film directed by Nitesh Ranglani, was released on their YouTube channel featuring the school kids talking and discussing their favourite Superheroes. Furthermore, the kids can be also seen telling us the ‘superhero like’ things their dads have done for them, thus concluding who their REAL SUPERHERO is! Celebrate Your Hero, this Father’s Day with HyperCITY Pillars of strengthand fountains of wisdom – fathers, around the world, have always been the examples they always set for their children and everyone around them. Fathers always stand by their families, at all times and make the world a better place. They deserve all the love and respect in the world. Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas Advises Capstone Polyweave on Strategic Partnership with Intertape Polymer Group Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas advised Capstone Polyweave Private Limited (Capstone) on Strategic Partnership with Intertape Polymer Group Inc. (IPG). IPG will be partnering with the current shareholders of Capstone, who are also the shareholders and operators of Airtrax Polymers Private Limited (Airtrax). The principal purpose of the partnership will be to provide IPG with a globally-competitive supply of certain woven products. For the transaction, IPG will form a Joint Venture with Capstone, a newly incorporated entity into which the existing woven products business of Airtrax will be demerged. Airtrax manufactures and sellswoven products primarily to the domestic market in India that are used in various applications, including in the building and construction industry. SRM University, AP – Amaravati Announces Scholarship for Meritorious Students SRM University AP – Amaravati is offering scholarships to the most deserving students. Students getting an aggregate of 90% and above in PCM subjects in CBSE or an aggregate of 95% and above in PCM subjects in any state board would be given a 50% tuition waiver. Students above 95% aggregate in CBSE in the 12th standard are eligible for the Founder’s Scholarship which would include a full tuition and hostel fee waiver. Delhi’s Connaught Place is 9th Most Expensive Office Market in the World CBRE Group Inc. the leading global real estate consulting firm, today, announced the findings of the latest edition of its bi-annual Global Prime Office Occupancy Costs survey. According to the report, New Delhi’s Central Business District (CBD) of Connaught Place is the ninth most expensive prime office market in the world with an occupancy cost of US$153.89 per sq. ft. per annum. Mumbai’s Bandra Kurla Complex (BKC) ranked 20th while the CBD of Nariman Point, ranked 33 on the list of the top 50 most expensive office markets around the world. HTC Launches Flagship Smartphone HTC U11 Priced at INR 51,990 in India Combines revolutionary new squeeze technology HTC Edge Sense for enhanced functionality Infosys Appoints Karmesh Vaswani as Global Head of RCL while Nitesh Banga as Manufacturing Infosys (NYSE: INFY), a global leader in consulting, technology, outsourcing and next-generation services today announced the appointment of Karmesh Vaswani as the Global Head – Retail, CPG & Logistics (RCL) and NiteshBanga as the Global Head of Manufacturing, effective July 15, 2017. Karmesh Vaswani and Nitesh Banga are both career Infoscions who have held strategic portfolios across the organization for nearly a decade. Telenor Launches Global Stop Cyberbullying Campaign to Support ‘4 Million by 2020’ Goal On Stop Cyberbullying Day 2017, Telenor Group is launching its global ‘Be a Cyberhero’ digital and social media campaign. The goal is to support Telenor’s 2020 goal to educate four million children in online safety practices across its 13 international markets. UTI Dividend Yield Fund Declares Tax-free Dividend of 7.50% UTI Dividend Yield Fund declares tax-free dividend of 7.50% (Re. 0.75  per unit on face value of Rs. 10) under dividend option-existing plan and dividend option – direct plan. Pursuant to the payment of dividend, the NAV of the dividend option-existing plan and dividend option-direct plan of the scheme would fall to the extent of payout. Vodafone Supernet to Enable Warkaris to Remain Connected Fifth year of association with the annual Pandharpur Yatra